Period
to 27 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Amazon S3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon S3 over the 6 months to 27 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
England > London
6 months to
27 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 155 183 252
Rank change year-on-year +28 +69 +119
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 248 529 492
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.73% 1.45% 1.07%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.94% 4.41% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 341 392
Median daily rate £550 £550 £550
10th Percentile £425 £431 £413
90th Percentile £700 £713 £644
England median daily rate £550 £550 £525
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 -
% change year-on-year +40.00% - -

Amazon S3 is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 5,025 11,982 12,230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 35.11% 32.87% 26.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,506 8,666 9,065
Median daily rate £525 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £325
90th Percentile £713 £688 £675
England median daily rate £500 £500 £480
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 100 78
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.79% +7.50% -6.54%
10th Percentile £22.00 £17.71 £12.50
90th Percentile £40.40 £53.93 £80.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +55.56% +28.57% -12.50%

Amazon S3
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Amazon S3 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon S3 in London

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Amazon S3 in London.

Daily rate trend for Amazon S3 in London

Amazon S3
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Amazon S3 in London over the 6 months to 27 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Amazon S3 in London

Amazon S3
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Amazon S3 in London.

Hourly rate trend for Amazon S3 in London

Amazon S3
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon S3 within the London region over the 6 months to 27 October 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +52 17 £525 -5.41% 23
South London +19 14 £520 -5.45%
East London +39 2 £700 +21.74% 1
West London +29 1 - - 5
Amazon S3
England

For the 6 months to 27 October 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon S3 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for Amazon S3.

1 239 (96.37%) AWS
2 192 (77.42%) Amazon EC2
3 169 (68.15%) Agile Software Development
4 168 (67.74%) Python
5 163 (65.73%) Serverless
6 156 (62.90%) AWS Lambda
7 143 (57.66%) Java
8 129 (52.02%) Finance
9 126 (50.81%) Web Services
10 119 (47.98%) Software Engineering
11 116 (46.77%) Front Office
12 114 (45.97%) Fixed Income
12 114 (45.97%) Asset Management
13 113 (45.56%) Derivative
14 111 (44.76%) Equities
15 99 (39.92%) SQL
15 99 (39.92%) DevOps
16 89 (35.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 89 (35.89%) Amazon RDS
17 87 (35.08%) Docker
18 85 (34.27%) Kubernetes
19 81 (32.66%) Terraform
20 76 (30.65%) Jenkins
21 75 (30.24%) AWS CloudFormation
21 75 (30.24%) JavaScript
22 73 (29.44%) React
23 71 (28.63%) Amazon SQS
24 70 (28.23%) AngularJS
25 69 (27.82%) Amazon Redshift
26 66 (26.61%) Vue.js

Amazon S3
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (7.26%) Apache Spark
2 17 (6.85%) Apache
3 11 (4.44%) Confluence
4 9 (3.63%) Jupyter
5 7 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.61%) Apache Pig
7 3 (1.21%) SAS
8 1 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.40%) CMS
8 1 (0.40%) nginx
8 1 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.40%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 239 (96.37%) AWS
2 192 (77.42%) Amazon EC2
3 163 (65.73%) Serverless
4 156 (62.90%) AWS Lambda
5 75 (30.24%) AWS CloudFormation
6 71 (28.63%) Amazon SQS
7 59 (23.79%) Amazon ECS
8 51 (20.56%) OpenShift
9 33 (13.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 30 (12.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 27 (10.89%) Route 53
12 23 (9.27%) Azure
13 20 (8.06%) Amazon EMR
14 15 (6.05%) Amazon EKS
15 14 (5.65%) Amazon Cognito
16 11 (4.44%) Amazon ELB
16 11 (4.44%) Amazon Kinesis
16 11 (4.44%) AWS CloudTrail
16 11 (4.44%) AWS Step Functions
17 10 (4.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.65%) Firewall
2 11 (4.44%) VPN
3 5 (2.02%) HTTP
4 4 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (1.61%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (1.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (1.61%) WAN
5 3 (1.21%) Network Security
6 2 (0.81%) DHCP
6 2 (0.81%) DNS
6 2 (0.81%) FTP
6 2 (0.81%) Skype
6 2 (0.81%) SMTP
6 2 (0.81%) SSH
7 1 (0.40%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.40%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.40%) OpenVPN
7 1 (0.40%) SSL
7 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (35.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 89 (35.89%) Amazon RDS
2 69 (27.82%) Amazon Redshift
3 21 (8.47%) NoSQL
4 19 (7.66%) Big Data
5 16 (6.45%) MySQL
6 15 (6.05%) Apache Ignite
7 12 (4.84%) Amazon Aurora
7 12 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (4.44%) Amazon Athena
8 11 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (4.44%) Hadoop
9 10 (4.03%) Apache Hive
9 10 (4.03%) Impala
10 9 (3.63%) Relational Database
11 8 (3.23%) Data Lake
11 8 (3.23%) Redis
11 8 (3.23%) Tableau
12 7 (2.82%) MongoDB
13 6 (2.42%) Looker
Development Applications
1 76 (30.65%) Jenkins
2 50 (20.16%) Artifactory
3 33 (13.31%) RStudio
4 23 (9.27%) Git (software)
5 15 (6.05%) JIRA
6 5 (2.02%) Maven
6 5 (2.02%) Postman
6 5 (2.02%) Terragrunt
7 4 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (1.61%) Bitbucket
8 3 (1.21%) ERwin
8 3 (1.21%) GitLab
8 3 (1.21%) IntelliJ
8 3 (1.21%) JUnit
8 3 (1.21%) Sublime Text
8 3 (1.21%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.21%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.81%) Mockito
10 1 (0.40%) Appium
10 1 (0.40%) Cucumber
General
1 129 (52.02%) Finance
2 116 (46.77%) Front Office
3 31 (12.50%) Banking
4 27 (10.89%) Investment Banking
5 13 (5.24%) Public Sector
6 5 (2.02%) Games
7 2 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.40%) Advertising
8 1 (0.40%) Electronics
8 1 (0.40%) Law
8 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.40%) Marketing
8 1 (0.40%) Police
8 1 (0.40%) Retail
8 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 115 (46.37%) Developer
2 70 (28.23%) Python Engineer
3 63 (25.40%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 63 (25.40%) Software Engineer
4 61 (24.60%) Python Developer
5 49 (19.76%) AWS Engineer
5 49 (19.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 43 (17.34%) AWS DevOps
7 41 (16.53%) Python Software Engineer
8 38 (15.32%) Java Developer
9 36 (14.52%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 33 (13.31%) AWS Developer
11 30 (12.10%) JavaScript Developer
12 29 (11.69%) JavaScript Engineer
13 27 (10.89%) Java Software Developer
14 25 (10.08%) Java Engineer
15 22 (8.87%) Architect
16 21 (8.47%) Data Engineer
17 19 (7.66%) Lead Developer
17 19 (7.66%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (50.81%) Web Services
2 73 (29.44%) React
3 70 (28.23%) AngularJS
4 66 (26.61%) Vue.js
5 39 (15.73%) J2EE
5 39 (15.73%) J2SE
6 12 (4.84%) JSON
6 12 (4.84%) Kafka
6 12 (4.84%) REST
7 10 (4.03%) .NET
8 8 (3.23%) HTML
9 7 (2.82%) PySpark
10 6 (2.42%) CSS
11 5 (2.02%) .NET Framework
11 5 (2.02%) Backbone.js
11 5 (2.02%) pytest
11 5 (2.02%) Spring Boot
11 5 (2.02%) XML
11 5 (2.02%) YAML
12 4 (1.61%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 114 (45.97%) Fixed Income
2 113 (45.56%) Derivative
3 111 (44.76%) Equities
4 64 (25.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 64 (25.81%) Hedge funds
5 9 (3.63%) Public Cloud
6 5 (2.02%) Cloud Native
6 5 (2.02%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (2.02%) User Experience
7 4 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.61%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.21%) Cyberattack
8 3 (1.21%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.21%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.81%) Blog
9 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Cloud
9 2 (0.81%) PKI
9 2 (0.81%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.81%) Replication
9 2 (0.81%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 50 (20.16%) Linux
2 13 (5.24%) CentOS
3 7 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (2.82%) Windows
4 6 (2.42%) Unix
5 5 (2.02%) Ubuntu
6 4 (1.61%) Debian
7 3 (1.21%) Amazon Linux
7 3 (1.21%) CoreOS
8 2 (0.81%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.40%) Android
9 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.40%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (68.15%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (47.98%) Software Engineering
3 114 (45.97%) Asset Management
4 99 (39.92%) DevOps
5 56 (22.58%) Decision-Making
6 53 (21.37%) Deployment Automation
7 32 (12.90%) Infrastructure Automation
8 31 (12.50%) Investment Management
8 31 (12.50%) Microservices
9 22 (8.87%) ETL
10 20 (8.06%) Data Engineering
10 20 (8.06%) Infrastructure as Code
11 18 (7.26%) Migration
12 17 (6.85%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (6.45%) Continuous Delivery
14 14 (5.65%) Data Modelling
15 13 (5.24%) Scrum
16 12 (4.84%) Business Intelligence
16 12 (4.84%) Data Ingestion
16 12 (4.84%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 168 (67.74%) Python
2 143 (57.66%) Java
3 99 (39.92%) SQL
4 75 (30.24%) JavaScript
5 64 (25.81%) Kotlin
6 39 (15.73%) TypeScript
7 33 (13.31%) R
8 27 (10.89%) Bash Shell
8 27 (10.89%) Scala
9 15 (6.05%) Clojure
10 11 (4.44%) C#
11 10 (4.03%) PHP
12 6 (2.42%) PowerShell
13 5 (2.02%) C++
13 5 (2.02%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.61%) Java 8
14 4 (1.61%) Perl
14 4 (1.61%) Ruby
14 4 (1.61%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.40%) Korn
Qualifications
1 45 (18.15%) Security Cleared
2 40 (16.13%) SC Cleared
3 14 (5.65%) AWS Certification
4 5 (2.02%) Degree
5 4 (1.61%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.21%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.21%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.21%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.44%) QA
2 7 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.82%) NCSC
3 5 (2.02%) GDPR
4 1 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.40%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.40%) IFRS
4 1 (0.40%) MiFID
4 1 (0.40%) NIST
4 1 (0.40%) NIST 800
4 1 (0.40%) Solvency II
System Software
1 87 (35.08%) Docker
2 10 (4.03%) HDFS
3 6 (2.42%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.21%) Gluster
5 2 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.40%) iptables
Systems Management
1 85 (34.27%) Kubernetes
2 81 (32.66%) Terraform
3 28 (11.29%) Ansible
4 13 (5.24%) Puppet
5 11 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (3.63%) Consul
6 9 (3.63%) Packer
7 5 (2.02%) Grafana
7 5 (2.02%) Prometheus
8 3 (1.21%) Kibana
8 3 (1.21%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 2 (0.81%) Foglight
9 2 (0.81%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.40%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.40%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.40%) Nagios
10 1 (0.40%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (5.65%) Cloudera
2 10 (4.03%) Informatica
3 9 (3.63%) Red Hat
4 7 (2.82%) CheckPoint
5 6 (2.42%) SAP
5 6 (2.42%) Talend
6 5 (2.02%) Cisco
6 5 (2.02%) MuleSoft
6 5 (2.02%) Oracle
6 5 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.61%) F5
7 4 (1.61%) Microsoft
7 4 (1.61%) Palo Alto
8 3 (1.21%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.21%) Google
8 3 (1.21%) Splunk
8 3 (1.21%) VMware
9 2 (0.81%) Bloomberg
9 2 (0.81%) Databricks
9 2 (0.81%) Vertica